What is Flexbox

If you are a web developer you probably have heard of Flexbox. Flexbox is becoming the new way to layout web pages and solves some of the issues when using floats. When considering using new features, you should always check browser support. Luckily today most browsers support flexbox.

If you are interested in learning more about flexbox, Wes Bos has a great video series on it. He also recently release a free Javacript30 course which covers a lot of flexbox. He does a great job making things simple and using real world examples. Check out the video below. Read More

Top 5 Podcast 2017

Top 5 Podcasts 2017

I’ve been a long time listener of podcasts while I drive and workout. It’s a great way to learn and pass the time that is usually wasted. I generally listen to tech/developer podcasts. They help me stay up-to-date on the latest news and trends. If you are not listening to any podcasts, I’d highly recommend checking out the podcasts below. Read More

Amazon Drive Chrome Extension

If you use Amazon Drive you may have seen the message, “We don’t support playback of videos longer than 20 minutes.” 

After some research I discovered a way to get around this using javascript. I decided to create a Chrome Extension (source) to allow playback of videos over 20 minutes. You will have to manually add the extension. Try it out and let me know what you think.

  • “We don’t support playback of videos longer than 20 minutes.”
  • “Playback is supported for videos up to 20 minutes in length.”
  • “Video is too long for playback”
  • “Video is too large for playback”